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Cabinet Designs (Woodworker Series)
1 Cabinet Designs (Woodworker Series)
London Evans Brothers Limited Paperback, stapled Good Octavo 
46 pp. Considerable wear and tear to paper covers. Foxing throughout, but no markings, annotations, etc. Binding (stapled) is solid. Undated, but early 20th century: designs include china cabinets, display cabinets, music cabinets, gramophone cabinets, wireless receiving set cabinets, smoker's cabinet, afterneoon tea cabinet, nursery cabinet, and others. Detailed scale drawings, plans, cutting lists and specific directions provided for each project. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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2 Aspden, George One Piece of Card
London B T Batsford Limited 1974 071342866X / 9780713428667 Reprint Soft Cover Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Derek Abbott 
First published in 1973, reprinted 1974. 95pp. Numerous b&w and colour illustrations/photos, and templates for cut-outs. An interesting and unique form of papercraft, that involves folding a single flat cut out shape into complex 3D forms. Internally in excellent condition, wraps with some minor edgewear, mostly at corners. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Jinny Beyer's Color Confidence For Quilters, Beyer, Jinny
3 Beyer, Jinny Jinny Beyer's Color Confidence For Quilters
Chicago The Quilt Digest Press 1995 0844226394 / 9780844226392 Reprint Paperback Near Fine Quarto 
133 pp + colour samples, palettes. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Previous owner's inked note to title page. All else as new. "Make and use a master color palette. Use shading, deep darks, and accents. Focus your fabric choices. Recognize and use visual texture. Select colors to coordinate with specific fabrics or color schemes. Create individual color palettes for all of your projects." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Scale Model Warships, Bowen, John, editor
4 Bowen, John, editor Scale Model Warships
Greenwich Conway Maritime Press 1978 085177070X First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Small Quarto 
191 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Light wear to lower board edges. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white line drawings, diagrams and photos throughout. "Moving from sources of information through the construction of hull, deck and superstructure, to gun mountings and deck fittings. A chapter by an expert warship modeller covers each of these general topics, followed by sections specifically concerning miniature models, powerplant and radio control, and plastic kits, concluding with a detailed bibliography. Over 120 plans and diagrams, and 150 photos carefully chosen for their reference value." 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Built-In Furniture, Bradman, W.A.G
5 Bradman, W.A.G Built-In Furniture
Somerset Wessex Press 1956 Second Edition Heavy Card Good Good 12mo 
83 pp. Boards with paper wraps pasted on, flaps free (front flap price clipped). Laminate lifting from covers, some torn away. Inked note and foxing to front free endpaper.. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Line drawings, diagrams throughout. Foyles Handbooks. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Woodwork for the Garden, Including 16 Easy-to Build Projects, Bridgewater, Alan & Gill
6 Bridgewater, Alan & Gill Woodwork for the Garden, Including 16 Easy-to Build Projects
London and Sydney New Holland 2002 1859746209 / 9781859746202 First Paperback Near Fine Quarto 
128 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Internally as new. "Step-by-step photographs and easy-to-follow instructions make each project accessible for both novice and experienced DIY enthusiasts. Includes comprehensive information on cutting and preparing wood, fixing joints, and finishing and maintaining wooden structures." 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Cloth Dolls, Brightmore, Brenda
7 Brightmore, Brenda Cloth Dolls
North America KP Books 2005 0873498712 / 9780873498715 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
128 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Colour photos and black-and-white patterns and diagrams. "Easy-to-follow patterns and step-by-step photographs and illustrations guide sewers through 15 cloth doll projects. Every process is detailed, from the basics of cutting patterns to applying the final touches of paint to the faces." 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Japanese Quilt Blocks to Mix & Match: Over 125 Patchwork, Applique, and Sashiko Designs, Briscoe, Susan
8 Briscoe, Susan Japanese Quilt Blocks to Mix & Match: Over 125 Patchwork, Applique, and Sashiko Designs
New York Kodansha International 2008 1568363656 / 9781568363653 Second Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Square Octavo 
128 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Book is as new. "Each design features a photograph, clear instructional diagram or template, fabric palette and cutting guide, and instructions for making the block,. At-a-glance icons indicate skill level and techniques used." 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Learn to Make Postage Stamp Quilts the 21st Century Way, Causee, Linda. Introduction by Rita Weiss
9 Causee, Linda. Introduction by Rita Weiss Learn to Make Postage Stamp Quilts the 21st Century Way
San Marcos CA American School of Needlework 2001 0881959758 / 9780881959758 First Paperback Fine Quarto 
128 pp. Tiny crease to front upper corner. All else as new. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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10 Cirillo, Dexter Across Frontiers: Hispanic Crafts of New Mexico
California Chronicle Books 1998 0811817741 / 9780811817745 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
159 pp. "...traces the roots and revival of this Hispanic art movement and profiles contemporary artists and their crafts." Colour and b&w photos throughout. Wraps with small areas of light edgewear. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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11 Clements, Julia Flowers in Praise: Church Festivals and Decorations
London BT Batesford Limited 1977 0713432608 / 9780713432602 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
95 pp. Dust jacket, now protected in removable clear plastic sleeve, is not clipped. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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12 Clements, Julia My Life with Flowers
London Cassell 1993 0304342467 / 9780304342464 First Hard Cover Good + Good + Octavo 
192 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in removable clear sleeve, is not price clipped but has light edgewear including wrinkling and a faint stain to upper edge of front panel. Blue cloth boards unbumped, but with a little abrasion to inside lower edge of rear cover. Faint discolouration to upper edge of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Illustrated with colour plates. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Small Scale Quiltmaking: Precision, Proportion, and Detail, Collins, Sally
13 Collins, Sally Small Scale Quiltmaking: Precision, Proportion, and Detail
Lafayette, California C&T Publishing 1996 1571200096 / 9781571200099 First Paperback Very Good Quarto 
112 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Previous owner's name inked to first page. Internally as new. Colour photos and black-and-white patterns and diagrams in the text. "The focus on precision workmanship, in each of the nine projects, demonstrates and displays all of the techniques and methods you need to be successful." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Tassels Book: An Inspirational Guide to Tassels and Tassel Making With over 40 Practical Projects, Crutchley, Anna
14 Crutchley, Anna The Tassels Book: An Inspirational Guide to Tassels and Tassel Making With over 40 Practical Projects
London Lorenz Books 1996 1859672221 / 9781859672228 First Hard Cover Very Good Near Fine Quarto Tim Imre (photographs) 
160 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Very light wear to corners of boards and extremities of spine. Previous owner's gift note to first page. All else as new. "The beautiful art of passementerie made simple. 40 original projects, with step-by-step photographic instruction, including lavish curtain tie-backs, decorative light pulls, simple key tassels and natural-look tassels made out of jute. Includes a comprehensive guide to materials, threads, equipment and techniques. Over 350 specially commissioned colour photographs." 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Keeping Aviary Birds in Australia, de Ross, Les
15 de Ross, Les Keeping Aviary Birds in Australia
Dee Why West Lansdowne 1977 Fourth Impression Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo 
96 pp. Light general and edgewear, including discolouration and short closed tears, unclipped dustjacket. Some chipping to board corners. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Colour photos and black-and-white diagrams. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Australian Embroidery Design: A Creative Approach, Douglas, Meg, and Peg Sadler
16 Douglas, Meg, and Peg Sadler Australian Embroidery Design: A Creative Approach
Ringwood (Australia) Viking O'Neil / Penguin 1988 0670900915 / 9780670900916 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Quarto 
109 pp. Light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Spine lightly sunned. Book is as new. Illustrations throughout, including 16 colour plates. "Shows how anyone can design and make original and colourful embroideries, drawing on their own environment and using readily available materials." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Antique Woodworking Tools: A Guide to the Purchase, Restoration and Use of Old Tools for Today's Shop, Dunbar, Michael
17 Dunbar, Michael Antique Woodworking Tools: A Guide to the Purchase, Restoration and Use of Old Tools for Today's Shop
London Stobart & Son 1979 0854420142 / 9780854420148 First British Hard Cover Good Good Octavo 
192 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected, is price clipped and has edgewear including discolouration and chipping. A few stains to rear panel. Grey cloth boards a little worn along edges. Edges of text block faintly yellowed and lightly stained. Crease and sticker ghost to front free endpaper. Otherwise internally unmarked and solidly bound. Illustrated with detailed black-and-white photos of old tools, often in use. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Beautiful Art of Enamelling, Dutton, Ninette
18 Dutton, Ninette The Beautiful Art of Enamelling
Melbourne Sun Books 1966 Paperback Good 12mo 
81 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. First page is beginning to detach along gutter. Internally bright and clean. Black-and-white drawings in the text. Colour and black-and-white illustrations in plates. "Here is a simple and comprehensive guide to the practice of vitreous enamelling, with a short history of the art. Aimed at the beginner, this practical book illustrates the full range of techniques available and the results that can be obtained." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Sampler Quilt Book: Twenty Hand and Quick Machine Patchwork Techniques, Edwards, Lynne
19 Edwards, Lynne The Sampler Quilt Book: Twenty Hand and Quick Machine Patchwork Techniques
Devon David & Charles 2008 0715313088 / 9780715313084 Reprint Paperback Near Fine Quarto 
144 pp. Very Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally as new. "19 beautiful patchwork blocks, including maple leaf, grandmother's fan, tumbling blocks, rail fence, log cabin and spider's web. Project ideas from a cushion and a cot quilt to a full-sized quilt, all with step-by-step instructions that offer clear guidance every step of the way." 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Newspaper Everything Book: How to make 150 useful objects from old newspaper, Eisner, Vivienne, and Adelle Weiss
20 Eisner, Vivienne, and Adelle Weiss The Newspaper Everything Book: How to make 150 useful objects from old newspaper
London Kaye & Ward 1977 0718211685 / 9780718211684 First British Paperback Very Good Quarto 
128 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Corners a little curled. A little scuffing to edges of text block. Previous owner's name inked to front free endpaper. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "Contains 150 suggestions for making items as varied as chess sets, bookshelves, slippers. Aprons, a comb, mats, a picture frame, slippers, a beach umbrella, a wastebasket. And more." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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